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Edmund Spenser
Bornc. 1553
London, England
Died13 January 1599[1]
London, England
Resting placeWestminster Abbey
OccupationPoet
LanguageEnglish
Alma materPembroke College, Cambridge
Period1569–1599
Notable work(s)The Faerie Queene

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Edmund Spenser

Edmund Spenser (/ˈspɛnsə/; c. 1552 – 13 January 1599) was an important poet from England. He is most famous for his poem The Faerie Queene, which talks about different knights who fight against evil. The poem also praises Queen Elizabeth I of England.

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